Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Defaming UAE on Twitter.

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Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates: A 25-year-old citizen of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been jailed for three years, fined Dhs 500,000 (approx 136,121 US Dollar) with his social media accounts shut down and electronic devices confiscated. He was also charged with his links to the Al Islah group, which is tied to the Muslim Brotherhood (MB). (Muslim Brotherhood [...]

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Azerbaijani Ministries Breach: 35k plus Login Details Dumped Online.

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Armenian hackers from Monte Melkonian Cyber Army – (MMCA) hacked and defaced Azerbaijan‘s Baku city information portal yesterday. The hackers also claimed to breach top Azerbaijani government domains, stealing confidential data belonging to officials and registered users including emails and passwords. The targeted domains belong to Azerbaijan Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Health and Baku city life (Baku is also the capital [...]

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Idaho State Veterans Division Website Hacked by Turkish Cyber Army.

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The online hacktivists from Turkish Cyber Army, yesterday hacked and defaced the official website of Idaho State Division of Veterans Services. Hackers left a deface page along with a message on hacked website in Turkish language. In an exclusive conversation with one of the representative of Turkish Cyber Army we were told that reason for targeting Veterans Services [...]

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Anonymous Shuts Down City of Cleveland Website.

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The hacktivist group Anonymous has taken down the official website of City of Cleveland – Ohio, against the shooting and killing of a 12-year-old boy going with the name of Temir Rice.  In a YouTube video message, Anonymous had warned the Cleveland police department to conducted an investigation, reveal the identity  of officer who shot the kid but after [...]

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Fake banking Apps with Malware in Google Play Store target Android users

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The security researchers from Kaspersky Lab discovered two fake malicious banking apps on Google Play store targeting Brazilian Android users. Both apps were developed by a Brazilian cybercriminal going with the handle of “Governo Federal” (Federal Government), stealing banking and login credentials of the customers. The first app was published Oct. 31, had 80 downloads/installations and [...]

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Highly-Sophisticated Malware Found Secretly Spied On Computers For Years.

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Computers under secret surveillance since 2008 courtesy a Highly-complex malware Regin – Sneaky sophisticated computer spying tool exposed by Symantec researchers.  Reportedly, Symantec’s computer security researchers have discovered a very complex and sophisticated malware that was being used for spying on international internet service providers and telecom companies. Most likely, it was developed by a [...]

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Craigslist Domains Hacked by Digital Gangsters, down around the world.

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A group (probably hacking) going with the handle of Digital Gangsters has hacked the world-renowned classified advertisements website Craigslist. The gangsters also redirected The Craigslist.org Craigslist.com, Craigslist.co.uk and Craigslist.ca domains to their own (digitalgangster.com) website. It looks like the group hijacked Craigslist’s DNS, allowing them to take over all of their domains. The digitalgangster.com is now offline as well. All Craigslist websites [...]

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